Joy of Working

One day while having a normal family conversation I asked my father a question,”Papa, what do you enjoy the most in life?” The answer was simply shocking,”Working”. What was more shocking was that he actually meant it. No sarcasm intended. Working- that thing we do begrudgingly every day, the thing we go on ranting about,…

For the Love of Mathematics

Yes, Dear I did say mathematics- that bizarre subject that makes sense in a twisted way and is a sure shot way to give us jitters before the examination. Yes, that very mathematics, or rather Maths. Believe me, it has always been one of my least favourite subjects. Then why do I suddenly write ‘for…

Teaching and Influencing Kiddoes

Seeing a kid running down the street with a plastic bat in hand reminds us of our childhood days. Our memories may have blurred with time but some important points from that stage of life remain crystal clear in our mind; our playmates, our blunders and achievements among them. Another thing we remember are the…

In Love with ‘House Chores’

I am an extremely lazy person from childhood. I would be quite surprised to find one person that is lazier than me. I do hope such a person exists. I have been pampered as a child. I usually refrain from tying my shoe laces, combing   my own hair and cutting my nails. I am…